The Wheat Growers Association (WGA) is urging Canadians to rally against what it calls “a food crisis created by our own government.”

Jochum warned consuming “bread, pasta, cereals and even the occasional beer” could grow more expensive or even become “unattainable” if the government mandates 30% reductions in emissions from nitrogen-based fertilizers as part of its 2030 targets.

“Such a drastic reduction would be disastrous for Canadians and could lead to food shortages worldwide,”